Laura grew up in Hillsdale, Illinois and assisted on the family farm growing up. She was active in FFA at Riverdale Senior High School and held the title of Vice-President her Senior Year. She attended the University of Wisconsin- Platteville and became an Agriculture Loan Officer in Spring of 2018. She has over 5 years of lending experience. Laura comes to us from The US Department of Agriculture where she worked as a Farm Loan Officer for the last 3 years.
Laura is actively involved in her community as a member of the TIF committee, and TugFest Treasurer for the Village of Port Byron, Illinois. When she is not working, Laura enjoys spending time with her family and traveling with her husband. She can’t wait to get started and become a part of the Sterling Federal Bank family!